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Clarke, Samuel,

1675–1729, English philosopher and divine. His chief interest was rational theology, and, although a critic of the deists, he was in sympathy with some of their ideas. He supported the theories of Newton and argued with Leibniz in defense of the existence of absolute space. Clarke maintained that ethical law is as constant as mathematical law. His published works include many translations, lectures, sermons, and commentaries. The Leibniz correspondence was published in 1717.
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Oasis Spear won a 1m11/2f Wolverhampton maiden on his final start under Baker last August and was off the course for the remainder of last season until reappearing under Samuel Clarke at Ascot in April.
The letter reveals that Hesilrige was ordered to send 900 men to Samuel Clarke, a ship's master, to be transported to Virginia, where they were to be sold.
I've lived here my whole life, and I never got to come up here," said Kellie Ferguson, 24, who enjoyed poking around with her toddler Samuel Clarke and other family members.
It's pretty easy for someone to look over your shoulder while you're unlocking your phone and see your password," said Samuel Clarke, another College of Computing student on the research team.
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Sarah Hutton questions the extent to which Chatelet was antipathetic to Samuel Clarke, Clarke having been a key figure in the polarization of Newtonian and Leibnizian camps, whereas Chatelet attempted to reconcile them in the Institutions.
Most of his grand projects were not completed, George I declined to invite him to England, and the calculus priority dispute escalated in accusations of plagiarism, though it also gave rise to the penetrating correspondence between Leibniz and Samuel Clarke.
Working against MacDonald's claims that "Anglican works on the consolation of religious melancholy all tended to foreground the medical understanding of melancholic religious thoughts," Schmidt contends instead that advice offered by writers such as Gilbert Burnet and Samuel Clarke "hardly consists of a dismissal of the religious melancholic as a merely medical problem" (100, 101).
Emlyn was undoubtedly one of the inspirations for one of the eighteenth century's leading Anglican Arian, Samuel Clarke.
They were friendly with the Reverend in the local church, Graeme Samuel Clarke," said defence lawyer Paul Daly.
A lengthy chapter deals with British Arianism and offers some surprising insights into the teachings and thoughts of, amongst others, Newton the secret Arian, Whiston the overt Arian, and Samuel Clarke the moderate Arian.
500 items), contain letters, accounts, and other business records on the commercial enterprises of William Jones and Samuel Clarke of Philadelphia and Charleston, South Carolina.